Arrival Information

5 things to do while counting down the days until your fall program begins

March 2nd, 2018|Categories: Arrival Information, Disney College Program|

Applications for domestic fall programs have been posted and before you know it, you may find a “Congratulations!” email waiting in your inbox. The excitement of finding out you are [...]

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5 tips to set yourself up for success on your Disneyland College Program

February 28th, 2018|Categories: Arrival Information, Disney College Program, General Information|

The spring season is well underway, and some of you may have already accepted an offer to join us in California for the fall season! But what does that mean? [...]

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7 things no one will tell you to bring for your Disney Program

December 14th, 2017|Categories: Arrival Information, Disney College Program|

Packing. Just the thought is cringe-worthy. What do you need to bring? Do you have all your necessities? Packing can be overwhelming! Thankfully, there are plenty of people who have [...]

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How to prepare for your Disneyland arrival day!

December 7th, 2017|Categories: Arrival Information, Disney College Program, Housing, Uncategorized|

The magic of the holiday season is all around us at Disneyland and all of the joy and happiness in the air makes this my favorite time of the year. [...]

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Arrivals memories – #TBT to 2009

May 24th, 2017|Categories: Arrival Information, History|Tags: , , , , |

Whether it’s your first Disney College Program or your fourth, there’s one day that likely stands above the rest in terms of excitement and anticipation: your arrival day! Getting the [...]

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Cleanliness inspections – True or False?

April 27th, 2017|Categories: Arrival Information, Housing|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The rumors are true, friends—cleanliness inspections are conducted on a regular basis here in Disney Housing. The purpose is not only to make sure your apartment is “show-ready,” especially since [...]

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Program Guide: Your #1 Resource

March 6th, 2017|Categories: Arrival Information, Cast Member Resource|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Picture this: It is the first day of your Disney College or International Program. You pull into your new apartment complex and step out of your car. You’re immediately [...]

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Disney character quotes for all your first week feels

January 27th, 2017|Categories: Arrival Information|Tags: , , , , |

Participants count down the months, weeks, even hours until they arrive and become cast members! Once you’ve arrived it’s hard to begin to explain the amazing emotional rollercoaster that is [...]

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What to expect when you arrive for the Disney College Program

January 6th, 2017|Categories: Arrival Information|Tags: , , , |

Congratulations to those of you who have been accepted for the Spring or Spring Advantage Disney College Program! It has become increasingly competitive to gain acceptance into the program, so [...]

Dear diary, today I became a cast member: Program lessons from “The Princess Diaries”

November 14th, 2016|Categories: Arrival Information, Testimonials|Tags: , , , , , , |

Ask someone to name a Disney princess and the responses will probably be Belle, Ariel, Rapunzel and the like. However, there’s one Disney princess many forget to mention: the frizzy-haired, [...]

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